Police search for suspect in Brooklyn rape pattern

December 16, 2010 3:46:37 AM PST
The NYPD has released a sketch of a suspect they say was involved in three sexual assaults in Brooklyn.

The most recent incident took place on December 10 near the intersection of Flatbush and Bedford Avenues. Police say the suspect forced himself inside a residence and then choked, forcibly raped and robbed the victim before fleeing.

Police linked incidents on May 3, 2010 and April 13, 2008 to the same suspect.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, approximately 5'9" to 5'11" with medium build, medium to dark skin tone, with short black hair.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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